Music on TV: Ex Hex; Lukas Nelson and the Promise of the Real; Noel Gallagher; Tyler Childers; Smashing Pumpkins; Natalie Merchant

Ex Hex perform on 'Late Night with Seth Meyers' on NBC
LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS -- Episode 868 -- Pictured: (l-r) Mary Timony, Laura Harris, Betsy Wright and Michelle Mae of Ex Hex perform on August 5, 2019. (Lloyd Bishop/NBC)

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This week's schedule

This week sees new performances by Ex Hex and Noel Gallagher, each on Late Night with Seth Meyers. Smashing Pumpkins visit the Ed Sullivan Theater on Wednesday to perform on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, and on Thursday, Natalie Merchant comes to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.

Early risers can see performances by Lukas Nelson and the Promise of the Real on Tuesday (Good Morning America, ABC) [Correction: This post originally listed Kacey Musgraves as a musical guest on TODAY on Friday; that listing has been removed.]

Here's the complete rundown. Check your local listings for broadcast times.*

Monday, August 5


John Fogerty, Good Morning America (ABC)

Ava Max, Jimmy Kimmel Live! (ABC)

Ex Hex, Late Night with Seth Meyers (NBC) | Ex Hex perform in The Current studio, April 12, 2019

Rayland Baxter, Last Call with Carson Daly; note: rerun from April 1 (NBC) | Rayland Baxter performs in The Current studio, Oct 22, 2015

Tuesday, August 6


Lukas Nelson and the Promise of the Real, Good Morning America (ABC) | upcoming show at the Varsity Theater in Minneapolis, Sept. 25

Offset and Travis Scott, The Ellen DeGeneres Show; note: rerun from March 21 (network varies; check local listings)

Tyler Childers, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (NBC) | Get to know Tyler Childers with Bill DeVille, July 13, 2019

Max feat. Quinn XCII, Jimmy Kimmel Live! (ABC)

Noel Gallagher, Late Night with Seth Meyers (NBC) | Interview with Mary Lucia, 2015

Jakob Dylan and Jade Castrinos, The Late Late Show with James Corden (CBS) | Echo in the Canyon film review, June 21

HAELOS, Last Call with Carson Daly; note: rerun from March 27 (NBC) | HAELOS performs in The Current studio, April 12, 2016

Wednesday, August 7


Smashing Pumpkins, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (CBS) | Smashing Pumpkins bring rock and plenty of spectacle to St. Paul, Aug. 20, 2018

Big Sean, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (ABC)

Chris Janson, Jimmy Kimmel Live! (ABC)

Machine Gun Kelly with Yungblud, The Late Late Show with James Corden (CBS)

Robert Delong, Last Call with Carson Daly; note: rerun from May 2 (NBC)

Thursday, August 8


Natalie Merchant, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (NBC) | Natalie Merchant makes a fine and fancy ramble to the Minnesota Zoo, 2017

Monsta X ft. French Montana, Jimmy Kimmel Live! (ABC)

Ex Hex, Last Call with Carson Daly; note: rerun from May 6 (NBC) | The Current's Guitar Collection: Mary Timony of Ex Hex, Koll Guitar Co. Duo Glide, April 17, 2019

Friday, August 9

Keith Urban, Good Morning America (ABC)

Mini Mansions, Late Night with Seth Meyers; note: rerun from July 29 (NBC)

Mattiel, Last Call with Carson Daly; note: rerun from May 16 (NBC)

Saturday, August 10


Wilder Woods, CBS This Morning Saturday Sessions (CBS) | upcoming show at the Fine Line in Minneapolis, Sept. 24

Ella Mai, Saturday Night Live; note: rerun from Nov 17 (NBC)

Run the Jewels, Austin City Limits; note: rerun from Jan. 27, 2018 (PBS) | Theft of the Dial: Run the Jewels, 2017

Watch again: See last week's highlights.

External Links

Today - NBC
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon - NBC
Late Night with Seth Meyers - NBC
Last Call with Carson Daly - NBC
Saturday Night Live - NBC

Jimmy Kimmel Live! - ABC
The View - ABC
Good Morning America - ABC

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert - CBS
The Late Late Show with James Corden - CBS
The Talk - CBS
CBS This Morning - CBS

Independent Lens - PBS
Austin City Limits - PBS

Watch What Happens Live - Bravo
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah - Comedy Central
Busy Tonight - E!
Conan - TBS

The Ellen DeGeneres Show - network varies; check local listings
The Real - network varies; check your local listings
Live with Kelly and Ryan - network varies; check your local listings
The Wendy Williams Show - network varies; check your local listings

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  • John Fogerty performing in St. Paul in 2017
    John Fogerty performs at the 2017 Starkey Hearing Foundation So the World May Hear Awards Gala at the Saint Paul RiverCentre on July 16, 2017 in St. Paul, Minnesota. (Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)
  • Ava Max performs in Wantagh, New York
    Ava Max performs onstage during 2019 103.5 KTU KTUphoria presented by Pepsi at Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater on June 15, 2019 in Wantagh, New York. (Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)
  • Ex Hex perform on 'Late Night with Seth Meyers' on NBC
    LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS -- Episode 868 -- Pictured: Mary Timony of Ex Hex performs on August 5, 2019. (Lloyd Bishop/NBC)
  • Rayland Baxter performs at The Current's 14th Birthday Party
    Rayland Baxter performs at The Current's 14th Birthday Party at First Avenue in Minneapolis on Friday, Jan. 18, 2019. (Nate Ryan | MPR)
  • Lukas Nelson and the Promise of the Real
    Lukas Nelson and the Promise of the Real (Joey Martinez)
  • Offset of Migos
    Offset of Migos performs onstage at the STAPLES Center Concert Sponsored By Sprite during BET Experience at Staples Center on June 22, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Ser Baffo/Getty Images for BET)
  • Tyler Childers performs on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'
    THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON -- Episode 1103 -- Pictured: Musical guest Tyler Childers performs on August 6, 2019. (Andrew Lipovsky/NBC)
  • MAX press photo
    Maxwell George "Max" Schneider, known professionally in music as MAX, is an American singer-songwriter and actor. (courtesy the artist)
  • Noel Gallagher
    Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds performing at the 2016 Electric Picnic music festival. (Ruth Medjber)
  • Jade Castrinos and Jakob Dylan performing onstage
    Jade Castrinos and Jakob Dylan perform onstage at a screening of 'Echo in the Canyon' during the 34th Santa Barbara International Film Festival at the Lobero Theatre on February 8, 2019 in Santa Barbara, California. (Emma McIntyre/Getty Images)
  • Haelos 1
    Lotti Bernardout of Haelos performs in The Current's studio. (MPR photo/Leah Garaas)
  • Big Sean performing on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'
    THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON -- Episode 1104 -- Pictured: Musical guest Big Sean performs on August 7, 2019. (Andrew Lipovsky/NBC)
  • Smashing Pumpkins perform on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert'
    Smashing Pumpkins perform on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' on CBS on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019. (Scott Kowalchyk/CBS)
  • Chris Janson performing at the CMA Festival in Nashville
    Chris Janson performs on stage for day 4 of the 2019 CMA Music Festival on June 9, 2019 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Jason Kempin/Getty Images)
  • Machine Gun Kelly performs in Los Angeles
    Rapper Machine Gun Kelly gives an intimate performance for fans at the Machine Gun Kelly Album Listening Party at the Samsung Studio LA across from The Grove on June 25, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (John Sciulli/Getty Images for Samsung)
  • Robert Delong performing at Coachella in 2016
    Musician Robert Delong performs onstage during day 1 of the 2016 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival Weekend 2 at the Empire Polo Club on April 22, 2016 in Indio, California. (Mike Windle/Getty Images)
  • Natalie Merchant performs with the Roots on 'The Tonight Show'
    THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON -- Episode 1105 -- Pictured: Musical guest Natalie Merchant performs with The Roots on August 8, 2019. (Andrew Lipovsky/NBC)
  • Monsta X performing at Z100's Jingle Ball 2018
    Monsta X performs onstage at Z100's Jingle Ball 2018 at Madison Square Garden on December 7, 2018 in New York City. (Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)
  • Kacey Musgraves at Hinterland
    Kacey Musgraves at Hinterland (Theresa Macdonald / Courtesy Hinterland)
  • Keith Urban performing in Nashville
    Keith Urban performs on stage for day four of the 2019 CMA Music Festival on June 09, 2019 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Jason Kempin/Getty Images)
  • Mini Mansions perform on 'Late Night with Seth Meyers'
    LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS -- Episode 864 -- Pictured: (l-r) Tyler Parkford, Jon Theodore, Michael Shuman and Zach Dawes of musical guest Mini Mansions perform on July 29, 2019. (Lloyd Bishop/NBC)
  • Mattiel press photo
    Atlanta's Mattiel release their second album, 'Satis Factory,' out June 14, 2019. (courtesy ATO Records)
  • Ella Mai performs on 'Saturday Night Live'
    SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- "Steve Carell" Episode 1752 -- Pictured: Musical guest Ella Mai performs on Saturday, November 17, 2018. (Will Heath/NBC)
  • Run the Jewels on 'Austin City Limits'
    Killer Mike and El-P of Run the Jewels performing on 'Austin City Limits.' (courtesy KLRU-TV/Austin City Limits. Photo by Scott Newton)